Medical Coding, Part 2.
Medical Coding, Part 1,
you learned the basics of coding and began to explore theICD-9-CM and CPT manuals.
Medical Coding, Part 2
buildson the experience and skills you’ve already gained by guidingyou through the process of coding several important areas of diagnosis and treatment.As you proceed through the lesson assignments, you’llexamine specialty areas such as internal medicine, cardiology,and obstetrics/gynecology. You’ll also study the fascinatingfields of radiology, pathology, and laboratory work. Finally,you’ll take an in-depth look at the mechanics of reimburse-ment, auditing, and appeals.You’ve already gained a good deal of familiarity with themedical terminology and the highly specialized language of medical coding as you worked through
Medical Coding, Part 1.
As you work through the material covered in this study guide,you’ll find yourself even more proficient at reviewing andreporting a wide range of medical procedures and diagnosticterms. Soon you’ll have the confidence you need to seek achallenging and rewarding career in the health care industry.
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